Don’t miss THE data security event of the year for the payment card industry. Join us for: Networking opportunities, updates on industry trends, insights and strategies on best practices, engaging keynotes and industry expert speakers.
The PCI Security Standards Council’s 2018 Middle East and Africa Forum (MEAF) is THE place to be. We provide you the information and tools to help secure payment data. We lead a global, cross industry effort to increase payment security by providing industry-driven, flexible and effective data security standards and programs that help businesses detect, mitigate and prevent criminal attacks and breaches. Don’t miss out!
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“The best thing for me was seeing representatives from all areas of the industry coming together to solve a global problem.”
“Well done guys. I felt proud to be associated with a well-run and incredibly well-designed eco-system.”
“Enjoyed the level of knowledge the speakers had and imparted. Learned a lot in broader context what PCI is about and the future. The event really opened my eyes to topics I wasn’t paying attention to.”
“The content was useful and interesting."
“It was great to network with other payment system participants.”
“Something for everyone from techs to execs.”
“Very useful to speak to others doing similar roles and comparing experiences/challenges in a safe environment.”
“The best part of the forum was participation of PCI Council members, listening to them talking about the major updates and strategies of the Council is a truly amazing experience. The opportunity to get in contact with industry peers and professionals on a one-to-one basis is a key takeaway from the forum.”
Employee Education is the Best Defense for Protecting your Organization’s Data Assets.
In conjunction with the Middle East and Africa Forum three training courses are available, allowing attendees to make the most of their travel time and budgets. The trainings will take place at The Westin Cape Town.
Qualified Security Assessor Training | 7-8 March
The two-day Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) class provides instruction on how to conduct assessments of merchants, institutions and service providers who must be compliant with the PCI DSS.
Payment Card Industry Professional | 9 March
The only instructor-led Payment Card Industry Professional (PCIP) class scheduled for 2018 delivers an individual qualification in payment security information. Come away armed with the tools to support a secure payment environment and help your organization achieve PCI compliance.
Internal Security Assessor | 12-13 March
The two-day Internal Security Assessor (ISA) class provides large merchants, acquiring banks, and processors the opportunity to build their internal payment data security expertise, as well as increase their efficiency in complying with PCI Standards.
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